Infection Control and Prevention

Date & Time:

Wednesday 7 July 2021 (13:30 - 16:30)

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Venue:

Virtual,

Detail:

Target Group

London Borough of Sutton Staff within the START Team, Sutton Inclusion Centre, Occupational Therapy Team, and commissioned providers within Nursing, Residential and Day Care Services, including Home Carers. Places available to PVI providers if not taken up by LBS staff.

Course Overview

The overall aim is to develop a general awareness of the prevention and Control of Infection, (with a particular emphasis on COVID 19) guiding learners to the latest public health and practical sector advice and guidance.

The session is run as a live Zoom group training session with a tutor which lasts 2.5 – 3 hours with breaks and opportunity for virtual group discussion.The overall aim is to develop a general awareness of the prevention and Control of Infection, (with a particular emphasis on COVID 19) guiding learners to the latest public health and practical sector advice and guidance.

Additional videos and resources will be used to help focus learning, including case studies and quizzes to help embed the learning into real-life situations.

Learning Objectives

By the end of training participants will have:

·         a greater understanding of Covid 19 and Coronaviruses

·         a greater understanding of breaking the chain of Infection

·         improved the skill of effective Hand washing

·         knowledge on use of Personal Protective Equipment

·         a greater understanding of how to reduce the risk of Infection

·         gained knowledge on dealing with spillages & Control of Waste Regulations

·         a greater understanding of how to deal with Sharps Injuries & Disposal

·         gained knowledge of Management & Workers Responsibilities

·         improved their knowledge on Policies and Procedures

·         a greater understanding of  Precautions, Legislation & Regulations

·         a greater understanding of Risk Assessments

 the ability to Identify the types of products that should be used for hand washing

 

Special Instructions

 

 

Places Available:

0

Further Information:

Trainer:

St Thomas Training

Venue Details:

Virtual,